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Racine Zoo offering homeschool programming later this month

Zoo to offer hands-on curriculum that will meet academic standards
Posted at 5:11 PM, Oct 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-02 18:11:24-04

RACINE — The Racine Zoo is launching "zoo school" on Oct. 20 which is a homeschool focused curriculum for children in grades K-2 and 3-5.

Students will have a hands-on opportunity to learn about animals that will cover Wisconsin Academic Standards for Science as well as meet Next Generation Science Standards. Classes will include dealing with live animals, various crafts and activities, tours and more. `

Classes will take place at the Racine Zoo and will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays for four weeks. Classes will be four hours per session.

The cost of the class is $150 for members and $175 for non-members. Find out more about the curriculum and what it has to offer here.

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